The West Island News team is comprised of local West Islanders committed to serving the community with accurate and up to date information on all things in West Island of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Editor in Chief
This former Beaconsfield City Councillor turned freelance journalist and charity board-member can be seen all over the West Island – camera in tow – covering local events, highlighting the people, businesses and charities within our communities.
Morgan Weinmeister is West Island News’ Managing Editor, who oversees our incredible team of writers, videographers, and volunteers. A recent graduate of Concordia University, with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Morgan is ardent about social justice and community advocacy. She is passionate about journalism and is inspired every day by the kindness and strength of West Islanders.
Nader G. Barsoum
Nader is a volunteer for the West Island News since 2017. His passion for the West Island community is infinite. You will find him supporting local activities, fundraisers, sports tournaments,gala's and even protests. This Pointe-Claire resident is here to serve you to have a better life through transparency and information. His heart belongs to the community.
Writer / Videographer / Web Designer
Branden is a 3rd year Art History Student at Concordia University. As a photographer and digital artist at heart, you can often see him toting his camera around the West Island. Holding a certificate in communications and digital media, he hopes to one day establish his own career in the media arts.